Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Free HIV testing in Daytona June 26

BY PENNY DICKERSON DAYTONA TIMES The Florida Department of Health in Volusia County will recognize the 20th annual observance of National HIV Testing Day by offering...

Volusia has highest rate in state of pregnant smokers

Volusia County has a higher rate of mothers who smoke during pregnancy than Florida. according to a special report released by the Florida Department...

Halifax Health celebrates 90th year serving area

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES On Jan. 3, Halifax Health commemorated 90 years of service to the communities it serves with a special cupcake celebration...

Study suggests female brains remain youthful as male brains wither

BY FIZA PIRANI ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION/TNS Why do women tend to stay “mentally sharp” in their later years?

Breast cancer walk set for Nov. 9

“Beautiful Althea’’ presents the seventh annual Keep Up the Fight Breast Cancer Walk on Nov. 9 starting at the Lacey Family Spring...

How to kick off a year of good health

Check early for hidden risk factors of heart disease FAMILY FEATURES A fresh beginning with a new year is the perfect time for a health assessment...

Ticket to Work provides job training to disabled

BY NICOLE TIGGEMANN TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE Social Security encourages people to rejoin the workforce when they are able. Ticket to Work is a free and voluntary...

Health, wellness fair set at Hope Fellowship

A health and wellness fair is scheduled Saturday, March 20 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Hope Fellowship Church, 869 Derbyshire Road, Daytona...

SMA Healthcare Foundation to host Mental Health Symposium

The SMA Healthcare Foundation announces its fourth annual Who is Jay? Mental Health Symposium to be held...

Michelle Obama has sage advice on how to cope with anxiety

BY CHRISTI CARRAS LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Exhale: Michelle Obama is lending her voice of reason to the ongoing conversation surrounding the coronavirus crisis. On Sunday, the former...